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ERIC Number: ED264094
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-Apr
Pages: 234
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Directory of Residential Outdoor/Environmental Education Programs in California.
Orange County Dept. of Education, Costa Mesa, CA.
This document is a directory of residential outdoor and environmental education programs in California. For the purposes of the directory, a residential outdoor/residential education program is defined as one which is in operation for at least three days and two nights; the curricular emphasis is on natural science instruction in an outdoor setting for school children. Section I provides a map and map index locating the programs. Section II (which comprises the major portion of the directory) provides surveys of the programs, which are arranged alphabetically by 32 California counties. Major cateogries of information provided include: sponsoring agency; on-site facility; sessions; participants; funding; program description (including goals and activities, programs, and experiences provided to meet the goals); positions; and staff positions. Section III (an appendix) lists: programs in alphabetical order by program sponsor, program titles, on-site program directors, program administrators, sponsor-owned sites, and lessor-owned sites; privately-sponsored, county-sponsored, and district-sponsored programs; programs offering 3-day, 4-day or 5-day sessions; program staffing; program funding sources; programs accredited by the Residential Outdoor/Environmental Education Program; programs listed by County Department of Education areas; programs listed chronologically; program enrollments by grade level; additional residential outdoor/environmental education programs in California; and a blank survey form. (JN)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
Authoring Institution: Orange County Dept. of Education, Costa Mesa, CA.
Identifiers - Location: California